Dr. Poonam Somai, MD

Dr. Poonam Somai, MD

Rheumatology  ·  
Female  ·  
Age 41
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Dr. Poonam Somai, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Nashville, TN. She specializes in rheumatology.

4230 Harding Pike Ste 400

Nashville, TN 37205

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Aetna
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • MultiPlan

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Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Tennessee
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Somai's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Sjögren's Syndrome
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Somai treats Sjögren's Syndrome more than 98% of her peers

Dr. Somai treats this condition more than 98% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Sjögren Syndrome, Primary
  • Sjögren Syndrome, Secondary
  • Sjögren's Syndrome, Juvenile, Secondary to Autoimmune Disease
Malaise and Fatigue
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Somai treats Malaise and Fatigue more than 98% of her peers

Dr. Somai treats this condition more than 98% of her peers

Arthritis
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Somai treats Arthritis more than 98% of her peers

Dr. Somai treats this condition more than 98% of her peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Acute Gout
  • Allergic Arthritis
  • Arthritis of the Ankle
  • Arthritis of the Finger
  • Arthritis of the Foot
  • Arthritis of the Hand
  • Arthritis of the Midfoot
  • Arthritis of the Neck
  • Arthritis of the Shoulder
  • Arthritis of the Spine
  • Arthritis of the Toe
  • Arthritis of the Wrist
  • Crystalline Arthritis
  • Gout
  • Hip Arthritis
  • Infectious Arthritis
  • Juvenile Gout
  • Knee Arthritis
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Osteoarthritis of Ankle
  • Osteoarthritis of Elbow
  • Osteoarthritis of Finger Joint
  • Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
  • Osteoarthritis of Hip
  • Osteoarthritis of Knee
  • Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Osteoarthritis of Toe
  • Osteoarthritis of Wrist
  • Post-Traumatic Arthritis
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Pyogenic Arthritis
  • Seronegative Arthritis
  • Spondylarthritis
  • Wear & Tear Arthritis

Dr. Somai's conditions and procedures:

Achilles Tendinitis
Ankylosing Spondylitis
Arthritis
Autoimmune Diseases
Bleeding Disorders
Bone Disorders
Bursitis
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Chondrocalcinosis
Chronic Neck Pain
Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus
Degenerative Disc Disease
Dermatomyositis
Difficulty With Walking
Dupuytren's Contracture
Elbow Injuries
Enthesopathy of Hip (incl. Trochanteric Bursitis)
Fibromyalgia
Foot Conditions
Gout
Hammer Toe
Hand Conditions
Immune Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP)
Intervertebral Disc Disease
Joint Drainage
Joint Pain
Knee Disorders
Lateral and Medial Epicondylitis (Tennis and Golf Elbow)
Limb Pain
Limb Swelling
Low Back Pain
Lupus
Malaise and Fatigue
Muscle Weakness
Osteoarthritis
Osteoarthritis of Ankle and Foot
Osteoarthritis of Hand or Wrist
Osteoarthritis of Hands
Osteoarthritis of Hip
Osteoarthritis of Hip and Thigh
Osteoarthritis of Knee
Osteoarthritis of Shoulder
Osteopenia
Osteoporosis
Patellofemoral Pain Syndrome or Knee Pain
Polymyalgia Rheumatica (PMR)
Polymyositis
Psoriatic Arthritis
Pulmonary Disease
Purpura
Pyogenic Arthritis
Raynaud's Disease
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Shoulder Disorders
Shoulder Impingement Syndrome
Sjögren's Syndrome
Spine Disorders
Spondylitis
Steroid Injection
Systemic Chondromalacia
Systemic Sclerosis
Temporal Arteritis
Trigger Finger
Vascular Disease
Wegener's Granulomatosis

About Me

Biography

Dr. Poonam Somai, MD is a rheumatology specialist in Nashville, TN. She specializes in rheumatology.

Specialties

  • Rheumatology

Board Certifications

Languages

  • Hindi
  • English

Awards

Dr. Somai's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Somai

3.7

Based on 71 reviews

5 Stars
61.971830985915496%
(44)
4 Stars
4.225352112676056%
(3)
3 Stars
4.225352112676056%
(3)
2 Stars
0%
(0)
1 Star
29.577464788732396%
(21)

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She is always promptly on time for every appointment & always has time to answer any questions I may have.
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I’m so grateful that I have Dr. Somai to guide me on this new & intimidating journey of RA and other associated illnesses. She provides detailed descriptions to how my lab results affect my illness. I leave each appointment with a clearer understanding of this journey.
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Dr. Somai and her physician assistant are very knowledgeable in their field and explain everything in a way that is easily understandable. I wouldn’t hesitate to recommend her to anyone.
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I like that Dr. Somai allows patients input. For someone like myself that would like to avoid biological if possible, that is appreciated. I rarely have to wait very long to see someone.
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Dr Somai was kind and listened to my symptoms. She examined me and made adjustments to my medication so I would feel and move better. I appreciate her help in getting my quality of life back.
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Aetna
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Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO
PHCS Network PPO